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Hapag-Lloyd Sees Double-Digit Shipping Vol Growth In 2005

Hapag-Lloyd AG, a unit of German tourism conglomerate TUI AG , expects a double-digit increase in th...

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Maritime crisis off Northland over

The maritime crisis involving hazardous material dumped off the Northland coast is over. A navy ship...

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Addax Hits First Oil in Offshore Field

Addax Petroleum has announced that it has achieved first oil in the Okwori project, barely eight mon...

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MISC shares surge to a new high

Shares of Malaysia International Shipping Corp Bhd (MISC) surged to a new high yesterday, buoyed by ...

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Shipping lines plan to raise Panama fees

Royal P&O Nedlloyd NV, Neptune Orient Lines Ltd and 11 other shipping lines plan an additional ...

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Sevan Marine Wins US$399 Million Charter from Petrobras

Sevan Marine has secured an 11-year charter contract for its SSP 300 FPSO, a new-technology floating...

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Angola offshore oil pioneers lead tough life

Approached by air, French oil giant Total’s Girassol facility 150 km (90 miles) off the Angola...

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Dredging up a future: The bay deepening project five years later

Five years after Humboldt Bay was dredged to handle deep-draft ships, less port traffic passes throu...

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Grounded Portuguese oil tanker out of danger in Dalian port

The Portuguese oil tanker that ran aground Sunday morning near northeast China’s Dalian Port i...

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Second Dubai International Maritime Awards opens for entries

International maritime publisher and events organiser, Seatrade, has issued a call for entries for t...

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Evergreen International admits to dumping waste oil

One of the world’s largest shipping lines pleaded guilty in Los Angeles on Monday to secretly ...

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Growth foreseen for ocean fish-farming

Plans for giant, fish-filled pens anchored miles offshore are moving closer to reality, but local op...

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Indian Ocean climate watch network grows

The development of a huge observing network to monitor ocean currents and temperature and understand...

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PRIMEDIA Launches Two Magazines in Boating Market

PRIMEDIA Inc. (NYSE:PRM), the country’s leading targeted media company, today announced the la...

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Malaysia, RP to boost maritime patrols to combat piracy

Malaysia and the Philippines will step up coordinated patrols in the Sulawesi Sea to deter pirate at...

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Fish farmers see future in oil platforms

Thousands of oil and natural gas platforms in the Gulf of Mexico could be converted into deep-sea fi...

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China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, Wartsila Corporation strengthen cooperation

Finland’s Wartsila Corporation and China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) had entered ...

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Mundra port to set up Rs 1,000-cr modern shipbuilding yard

This could be India’s answer to the shipping industry demand for a modern shipbuilding yard in...

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An extreme Christmas Holiday – the infamous Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

This Christmas, Global Yacht Racing is providing ordinary people with a passion for adventure travel...

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Several deals to be signed as Jiabao arrives today

Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao will arrive in Pakistan today (Tuesday) on a three-day visit and b...

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Erosion fears over dredging contract

Norfolk coastal defence campaigners last night hit out at plans to renew an offshore dredging licenc...

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Sailing stars of the future compete in RYA National Championships

The future of British sailing will be on show next week at Largs Sailing Club for the 2005 RYA Youth...

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Fishers worried about cruise ship terminal plan

Commercial fishermen say a cruise ship terminal on the Southport Spit at the Gold Coast could have a...

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Turning around cruise ships is a rush job

Shortly before dawn, the imposing Inspiration towers over the dark shops and restaurants of Channels...

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Dredging up the big unknowns

Conspiracy or incompetence? That is one debate to be had following an independent panel’s damn...

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Fishing in dangerous waters

Fishing at sea is a dangerous occupation all over the world, but few stretches of water are more let...

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